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Have a pacemaker can i used an infrared sauna

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Dr. Deepak Anvekar MD

Will it be harmful for a person that has a heart pacemaker ues a sauna on a regular basis. Most doctors would not know what an infrared sauna is, so in asking a doctor you would not be certain ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Deepak Anvekar ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Robert Galamaga MD

i have a pacemaker can i used an infared sauna? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Robert Galamaga ( Hematologist)
Dr. Robert Galamaga MD

My wife has a pacemaker. Can we safely use and electric infrared heater? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Robert Galamaga ( Hematologist)
Dr. Tushar Kanti Biswas MD

I had a cardiac tamponade during pacemaker surgery Oct 13th, 2014. The lead for the ventricle had ... on a ventilator and placed in ICU for 36 hours. Went home after about 48 hours. The pacemaker is working... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Tushar Kanti Biswas ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr. Ilir Sharka MD

can you use acupuncture when you have a pacemaker ? ... View answer

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Dr.  Shinas Hussain MD

. With respect to sauna use, it is my understanding that regular dry saunas are generally ok to use, but I should avoid both near and far infrared saunas. Is my understanding... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shinas Hussain ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Praveen Tayal MD

My 88 year old, with chronic Arthritic back pain and has a pacemaker (which has never turned on on the 20 years she had this inserted, can she used a mattress with the infrared technology? It would be... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Praveen Tayal ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr. Mayank Bhargava MD

Hi, my father has been fitted with a peacemaker.He is 63 of age.Can he go to sauna ,steam room or jaccuzzi? Thank you Paula ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Mayank Bhargava ( Gastroenterologist)
Dr.  Emad Mir Abbas MD

be about 10-12 feet away from where she normally sits. Can the infrared cause damage to the Pacemaker ...Hello Doc, My mother is 80 years old and has a pacemaker. She lives in NE Pennsylvania. I ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Emad Mir Abbas ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  Emad Mir Abbas MD

i am 53 year old male and on pacemaker for the last 4 years. can i use treadmill as part of my exercise to control my blood sugar and cholestrol problems? ... View answer

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Dr. Anantharamakrishnan MD

Welcome to Health Care Magic No… Rarely / Only after ablation of the communication between the atria and ventricles (upper & lower chambers) There are better options / ask your treating doctor Wishing well

Dr. Saumya Mittal MD

its too small a duration to cause cancer. Besides, magnets are safe. we use mri whihc is magnet based, and frankly earth has a constant magnetic field

Dr. Vaishalee Punj MD

Tanning beds are considered safe when a pacemaker is in place.